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Dr. Hilary Jones was interviewed for the FIU Film Studies Newsletter


Dr. Hilary Jones, Graduate Program Director and Associate Professor of AADS and History, was interviewed for the FIU's Film Studies Newsletter, which is now available. In the interview, Dr. Jones talks about the collaboration with the Historic Hampton House, the importance of researching and embracing history and AADS studies, how Daughters of the Dust influenced Beyonce's Lemonade, and much more! To access the interview, please click on the link below.

Dr. Clealand's book The Power of Race in Cuba won the Best Book Award


Dr. Danielle Clealand's book The Power of Race in Cuba: Racial Ideology and Black Consciousness During the Revolution (Oxford University Press, 2017) won the Best Book Award from the Race, Ethnicity, and Politics Section of the American Political Science Association.

All AADS Certificates Will Be Available Online Starting Fall 2018


Starting Fall 2018 semester, all AADS certificates - undergraduate and graduate- will be available online.

Upcoming Events

Afro-Ecuadorians and the Politics of Inclusion in the Citizens' Revolution: Talk by Dr. Jhon Sanchez

02/26/2019 12:30 PM

Join the Kimberly Green Latin American and Caribbean Center, the GSS Graduate Colloquium and AADS on Tuesday, February 26th, 2019 at 12:30 PM in Green Library 220 for Dr. Jhon Anton Sanchez's book presentation Afroecuatorianos y politicas de inclusion en la revolucion ciudadana. Please note that this entire talk will be in Spanish. Click on the title link to access the event's flyer.

The Healing Room as Praxis: Singing Africana Studies Beyond the Classroom

02/28/2019 05:00 PM

Join us on Thursday, February 28, 2019 at 5:00 PM in Green Library 220 of FIU's Modesto Maidique Campus for the performative lecture, "The Healing Room as Praxis: Singing Africana Studies Beyond the Classroom" by Michaela Harrison. Please click on the title link above for more information.

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